an offshore drill rig or platform having a floating hull fitted with retractable legs that can be lowered to the seabed to elevate the hull above wave level.
- Jack with
verb phrase to play or toy with; mess with Examples Don’t jack with me about whether you are getting married. Usage Note slang verb phrase To play or toy with; mess with: mechanic jacked with the poor woman customer Related Terms mess around with
[jak-ee] /ˈdʒæk i/ noun, (sometimes initial capital letter) British Slang. 1. 1 . [jak-ee] /ˈdʒæk i/ noun, plural Jackies. 1. (often lowercase) a sailor. 2. a male given name, form of . 3. a female given name, form of . [jak-ee] /ˈdʒæk i/ noun, British Slang. 1. 1 . /ˈdʒækɪ/ noun 1. See (offensive) Jackie
[jak-yahrd] /ˈdʒækˌyɑrd/ noun, Nautical. 1. a small, inclined spar upholding the head of a quadrangular gaff topsail similar in form to a lugsail.
- Jacky howe
noun 1. (Austral, informal) (formerly) a sleeveless flannel shirt worn by shearers